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EU at the UN

The EU's commitment to effective multilateralism, with the UN at its core, is a central element of its external action. As a UN observer with enhanced status, the EU delegation coordinates with its 28 Member States to speak with one voice. The EU also works closely with the UN secretariat and its agencies, funds & programmes, partnering on a range of global issues and challenges.

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EU Priorities for the UN General Assembly

Before each new session of the UN General Assembly in September, the Council of the European Union meets to discuss and approve a paper outlining the EU's priorities for the forthcoming UNGA session.

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